Creating a home office is the most popular use for a garden room. We have written about lots of garden offices over the years, and have curated this page of articles to point you in the direction of some of the more interesting examples. For more information about buying a garden office, check out our sister site the Garden Office Guide.
Garden office shaped to fit unusual plot
In an ideal world, all plots where a garden office is to be built would have the boundaries at right angles. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. Step forward bespoke designers, who have a toolbox of techniques to overcome unusually shaped plots.
Smart beauty studio in the garden
Garden rooms lend themselves to be premises for home based business. All sorts of enterprises are being run from the end of the garden, one of the most common uses being a beauty therapy studio.
Pretty garden office meets planning brief
This garden office was built in a tough planning area. The Timeless Garden Rooms team worked closely with the Local Authority and the customer to design a traditional style garden office that fitted the bill.
Miniature Manors garden office a year on
Last year we explored a pitched roof garden office by the team at Miniature Manors. We were therefore delighted to see photos of the building one year on, pop up in our inbox.
Unusual use for a garden room – floatation pod
Garden rooms are versatile buildings with many possible uses but this is a new one on us. The garden room houses a floatation pod!
Split your work time between the city and a garden office
A garden office is a great solution for people looking to split their work life between the City and home. This bespoke design by Swift Garden Rooms is a striking example.
Mixing materials on a Hampton Garden Studio
There is a trend for mixing and matching cladding finishes on a garden studio. Sanctum Garden Studios make this easy by offering Cedar panels which you can mix with standard grey finishes.
Hairdresser creates salon in a garden room
Looking to run a business from home? A garden room can make a great HQ for your business as this hairdressers salon proves.
Pitched roof garden office & entertainment space
A pitched roof garden office & entertainment space that has a sleek contemporary twist by White Peak Design & Build.
3.6m x 2.4m garden office building
3.6m x 2.4m is a good size for a one person garden office. It’s spacious enough for a desk and storage space but doesn’t steal too much room in the garden.
Upgrading to a larger garden office
Twenty years after buying their first Timeless Garden Room this customer upgraded it for a larger one with kitchenette and cloakroom.
Equipping your garden office furniture
Useful guide to planning the layout of furniture in your garden office to make it a functional and productive workspace.
Beauty studio slots into the corner of the garden
Garden rooms are becoming a popular option with beauty therapists who are looking to create a professional workspace at home but create a clear distinction between work and home zones.
A professional garden office building
Guest post from the team at The Garden Office explaining how a garden office is a professional workspace for a growing business
Tailor-made garden office
Are you looking for a tailor-made garden office? Well, you need to talk to the team at Swift Garden Rooms who like nothing better than to implement their client’s wishlist of features into their contemporary designs.
Garden office by Bridge Garden Rooms
Bridge Garden Rooms have recently built this good sized garden office based on their Derwent Range. The Derwent has a striking form with a corner of glazing and covered veranda area on the front elevation.
Garden room designed for beauty business
Many buyers are realising that a garden room makes the ideal premises for a business. For instance, we are seeing more and more garden rooms being used as beauty studios.
Garden room built into a hill
Minature Manors recently completed this garden room built into a hill. As bespoke garden room designers, the Minature Manors team were able to tailor their design to make use of the space available.
Large Garden Office
Executive Garden Rooms have recently completed a large garden office for their clients to work from home in. At 6.4 meters x 5.5 meters this is a sizeable office creating just over 35 square meters of work space.
Pentagon shaped garden room
What happens if you have an unusual shaped area of your garden and you’d like to place a garden room there? You contact a bespoke garden room designer like Executive Garden Rooms
Work from home Swift style
Swift Garden Rooms spotted a feature on the BBC news looking at the benefits of working from home. The report showed that the average Londoner spends 1 hour 15 minutes commuting to work and thats each way so two and a half hours a day!
‘Don’t waste money renting space, create your own….’!
A garden room makes a great place to run a business from. Crusoe Garden Rooms show us some garden rooms they have built for clients who run a business from home.
New England Style Garden Office
Timeless Garden Rooms have recently built this garden office which oozes the charm of New England style buildings.
Garden office with toilet facilities
Executive Garden Rooms have recently completed this bespoke garden office with toilet facilities in Exeter.
Ultra by Smart Garden Offices
We were excited earlier this year when Smart Garden Offices launched their Ultra range of garden rooms and offices.
Designated workspace in the garden
Garden office by Executive Garden Rooms which is clad in low maintenance Cedral weatherboard which retains its colour.
Make room for creativity
Garden room specialists 3rdSpace explain how a garden room can boost creativity.
Therapy room in the garden
This Garden Fortress therapy room has its own entrance so the clients don’t need to go through the owners house or garden
Garden Office & Garage Combo
We’ve seen garages converted into garden offices, but we haven’t seen a new build garden office and garage under one roof before
How do you find the perfect office?
Interesting article by The Garden Office about the search for the ‘perfect office’ – you’ll find it at the bottom of the garden.
Running a business from a garden office
Green Retreats tell us about a large garden room they recently built for a client to run her growing business from. Includes a great video tour of the room.
Double Office Celebrations ….
Swift tell us about a recent garden office design where the client wanted best value and a good return on his investment.
Garden office design tailored to the customers needs
We look at how Smart Garden Offices and their customer worked together to create a room that worked as a professional office and a garden retreat.
Creating a therapy room in the garden
Booths Garden Studios have created a multi room building for use as a therapy suite.
A Multipurpose Garden Room
Executive Garden Rooms tell us about a garden room design that they tailored to the customers needs.
A Top Class, Bespoke Gym / Home Office Combination
Swift Garden Rooms offer some background to a building that combined a garden office and a home gym under one roof.
Garden Office Pod
Garden Fortress have recently completed this garden office pod. At 2.4 meters x 2,4 meters its a compact space but ideal as a one person home office space.
Sanctum Garden Studio – 2 years on
Contemporary textural artist Gaynor Henaghan from Leeds purchased a Stealth garden studio about 2 years ago from Sanctum Garden Studios.
Bespoke garden room design by Swift
A look at some of the unique garden rooms designed and built by Swift Garden Rooms in 2014.
Bespoke Gym / Home Office Combination
This home gym / office combo by Swift Garden Rooms shows how by working with a bespoke designer you can design a building that meets all your needs.
Project managed garden office build
Executive Garden Rooms are a supplier who handle every aspect of the build project for you. This means they organise the initial site clearance, assemble the building and manage the finishing touches like the decoration and the connection of the electrics to your mains supply (not all suppliers do this).
Compact Garden Room
The Compact Range from Crusoe Garden Rooms offers lots of popular design features on a small footprint. In addition Crusoe can tailor the standard specification to your needs.
The beauty of modular design
3rd Space the architect designed range of modular garden rooms have recently completed this stunning build in North London.
Garden office / gym combo
Sanctum Garden Studios customer recently sent through these images of his contemporary style garden office / gym combo that he had installed last year. It just shows that a garden room can have more than one use.
Medium size garden offices
These recent builds by The Garden Office are good examples of medium sized garden offices
A professional garden office
A well designed garden office can be a professional place to meet with clients, and a way to work from home whilst separating your work and home life.
Fully fitted garden office
Make full use of your garden office space by kitting it out properly. Smart Garden Offices can design-in furniture to create both work and leisure areas.